The table below looks at the statistics for IaaS skills in IT jobs advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited IaaS over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Infrastructure as a Service (IaaS)
Rank 395 514 553
Rank change year-on-year
+119 +39
Permanent jobs citing IaaS 230 99 71
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 0.55% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Cloud Services category 8.04% 3.99% 3.51%
Number of salaries quoted 179 75 50
Average salary £66,000 £55,000 £62,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+20.00% -12.00%
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £35,000 £52,500
10% offered a salary of more than £95,000 £67,500 £78,000
UK excluding London average salary £52,500 £50,000 £60,000
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -16.66%
IaaS
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Cloud Services category in permanent jobs advertised in the London region.

Cloud Services Category
London
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Cloud Services category
2859 2484 2024
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in London 6.89% 5.88% 4.51%
Number of salaries quoted 2324 2113 1734
Average salary £56,000 £55,000 £55,000
Average salary % change year-on-year
+1.81% -
90% offered a salary of more than £35,000 £37,500 £35,000
10% offered a salary of more than £80,000 £75,000 £75,000
UK excluding London average salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

IaaS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing IaaS across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Cloud Services category.

IaaS Jobs Demand Trend in London

IaaS
Salary Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing IaaS across the London region.

IaaS Salary Trend in London

IaaS
Salary Histogram in London

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing IaaS across the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015.

IaaS Salary Histogram in London

IaaS
Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average salaries quoted in IT jobs citing IaaS within the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Average Salary
Last 3 Months
Average Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +27 35 £67,500 +17.39% 9
IaaS
England

IaaS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing IaaS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IaaS.

1 184 (50.41%) PaaS
2 180 (49.32%) Windows
3 145 (39.73%) Linux
4 139 (38.08%) VMware
5 120 (32.88%) Microsoft Azure
6 118 (32.33%) SaaS
7 114 (31.23%) Microsoft
8 111 (30.41%) VMware Infrastructure
9 106 (29.04%) Puppet
10 89 (24.38%) Agile Software Development
11 82 (22.47%) SQL Server
12 81 (22.19%) Cisco
13 79 (21.64%) Opscode Chef
14 77 (21.10%) Active Directory
14 77 (21.10%) Cloud Computing
15 76 (20.82%) Migration
16 75 (20.55%) Oracle
17 73 (20.00%) DevOps
18 69 (18.90%) .NET
18 69 (18.90%) Amazon AWS
19 67 (18.36%) Web Services
20 65 (17.81%) IIS
20 65 (17.81%) MySQL
20 65 (17.81%) Firewall
21 58 (15.89%) Java
22 55 (15.07%) Finance
23 52 (14.25%) Git (software)
23 52 (14.25%) Ruby
24 51 (13.97%) MS Excel
25 50 (13.70%) Apache

IaaS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT jobs across the London region citing IaaS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited IaaS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 65 (17.81%) IIS
2 50 (13.70%) Apache
3 49 (13.42%) Elasticsearch
4 47 (12.88%) MS Exchange
5 46 (12.60%) Lync
6 45 (12.33%) nginx
7 43 (11.78%) OpenStack
8 33 (9.04%) Tomcat
8 33 (9.04%) Exchange Server 2013
9 25 (6.85%) Office Communications Server
10 23 (6.30%) SharePoint
10 23 (6.30%) JBoss
11 21 (5.75%) Exchange Server 2010
12 19 (5.21%) BizTalk Server
12 19 (5.21%) IBM Notes
13 16 (4.38%) Exchange Server 2003
14 15 (4.11%) Apache Solr
15 11 (3.01%) WebSphere
16 8 (2.19%) WebLogic
16 8 (2.19%) Node.js
Applications
1 51 (13.97%) MS Excel
2 37 (10.14%) MS Office
3 8 (2.19%) MS Visio
4 2 (0.55%) MS Project
4 2 (0.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 1 (0.27%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.27%) Revit
Business Applications
1 12 (3.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 8 (2.19%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (0.82%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.27%) Magento
4 1 (0.27%) Dynamics AX
4 1 (0.27%) SAP CRM
4 1 (0.27%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 184 (50.41%) PaaS
2 120 (32.88%) Microsoft Azure
3 118 (32.33%) SaaS
4 77 (21.10%) Cloud Computing
5 69 (18.90%) Amazon AWS
6 45 (12.33%) Office 365
7 17 (4.66%) Amazon EC2
8 15 (4.11%) OpenShift
9 11 (3.01%) Joyent
10 10 (2.74%) Google Apps
11 8 (2.19%) Amazon S3
11 8 (2.19%) Amazon ELB
11 8 (2.19%) Terremark
11 8 (2.19%) Google Cloud Platform
12 5 (1.37%) Heroku
13 4 (1.10%) SoftLayer
14 1 (0.27%) IBM SmartCloud
14 1 (0.27%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 65 (17.81%) Firewall
2 49 (13.42%) SAN
3 42 (11.51%) WAN
4 33 (9.04%) VPN
5 31 (8.49%) DNS
6 24 (6.58%) MPLS
6 24 (6.58%) iSCSI
7 23 (6.30%) LAN
8 17 (4.66%) SSL
9 15 (4.11%) VoIP
9 15 (4.11%) Software-Defined Networking
10 13 (3.56%) IMAP
10 13 (3.56%) POP3
10 13 (3.56%) HTTP
11 12 (3.29%) Internet
12 11 (3.01%) Wireless
12 11 (3.01%) DHCP
13 10 (2.74%) SSH
14 9 (2.47%) VLAN
15 8 (2.19%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 82 (22.47%) SQL Server
2 65 (17.81%) MySQL
3 33 (9.04%) MongoDB
4 20 (5.48%) Oracle Database 10g
4 20 (5.48%) Big Data
4 20 (5.48%) Oracle Database 11g
4 20 (5.48%) Oracle Database
5 15 (4.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 14 (3.84%) Hadoop
6 14 (3.84%) Redis
7 12 (3.29%) SQL Server 2008
8 11 (3.01%) PostgreSQL
9 8 (2.19%) CouchDB
10 6 (1.64%) DB2
11 4 (1.10%) NoSQL
11 4 (1.10%) Relational Database
12 3 (0.82%) RDBMS
13 2 (0.55%) Data Warehouse
13 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
13 2 (0.55%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 52 (14.25%) Git (software)
2 45 (12.33%) Jenkins
3 36 (9.86%) TeamCity
4 17 (4.66%) Subversion
5 12 (3.29%) Team Foundation Server
6 8 (2.19%) JIRA
7 6 (1.64%) Bugzilla
7 6 (1.64%) NUnit
7 6 (1.64%) Mercurial
8 4 (1.10%) Firebug
8 4 (1.10%) Yeoman
8 4 (1.10%) Grunt
9 3 (0.82%) Artifactory
9 3 (0.82%) Hudson
9 3 (0.82%) Maven
9 3 (0.82%) Visual Studio
10 1 (0.27%) Rational Rose
10 1 (0.27%) ClearCase
General
1 55 (15.07%) Finance
2 20 (5.48%) Banking
3 19 (5.21%) Marketing
4 18 (4.93%) Telecoms
5 15 (4.11%) Manufacturing
5 15 (4.11%) Retail
6 13 (3.56%) Publishing
7 10 (2.74%) Legal
7 10 (2.74%) Music Industry
8 8 (2.19%) Electronics
9 5 (1.37%) Games
9 5 (1.37%) Automotive
10 1 (0.27%) Advertising
10 1 (0.27%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 116 (31.78%) Architect
2 43 (11.78%) Consultant
3 34 (9.32%) Solutions Architect
4 30 (8.22%) Administrator
4 30 (8.22%) Senior Consultant
4 30 (8.22%) Linux Engineer
5 29 (7.95%) DevOps Engineer
6 27 (7.40%) Systems Administrator
7 26 (7.12%) Cloud Architect
8 25 (6.85%) Linux Administrator
9 22 (6.03%) Enterprise Architect
10 21 (5.75%) Linux Systems Administrator
11 20 (5.48%) Deployment Engineer
12 15 (4.11%) Developer
13 14 (3.84%) Technical Support
14 13 (3.56%) Support Engineer
14 13 (3.56%) Technical Architect
14 13 (3.56%) Technical Engineer
14 13 (3.56%) Technical Support Engineer
15 12 (3.29%) Implementation Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 69 (18.90%) .NET
2 67 (18.36%) Web Services
3 23 (6.30%) ASP.NET
4 21 (5.75%) XML
5 18 (4.93%) JSON
6 16 (4.38%) WCF
7 15 (4.11%) Middleware
8 14 (3.84%) SOAP
8 14 (3.84%) J2EE
8 14 (3.84%) ActiveMQ
9 13 (3.56%) RESTful
9 13 (3.56%) LAMP
9 13 (3.56%) HTML
10 10 (2.74%) REST
10 10 (2.74%) Memcached
11 9 (2.47%) CSS
12 7 (1.92%) jQuery
13 6 (1.64%) XSD
13 6 (1.64%) XSL
13 6 (1.64%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 34 (9.32%) Open Source
2 33 (9.04%) Clustering
2 33 (9.04%) Replication
3 28 (7.67%) Analytical Skills
4 21 (5.75%) Digital Media
5 15 (4.11%) Blackberry
6 14 (3.84%) Mobile App
7 11 (3.01%) Data Integration
8 9 (2.47%) CMDB
8 9 (2.47%) Management Information System
9 8 (2.19%) DTV
9 8 (2.19%) Enterprise Software
10 7 (1.92%) Computer Science
11 5 (1.37%) BBC
11 5 (1.37%) Mainframe
12 4 (1.10%) FMCG
12 4 (1.10%) iPhone
12 4 (1.10%) Hedge funds
13 3 (0.82%) Video Conferencing
14 2 (0.55%) Web 2.0
Operating Systems
1 180 (49.32%) Windows
2 145 (39.73%) Linux
3 34 (9.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 33 (9.04%) UNIX
5 31 (8.49%) Windows Server 2012
6 29 (7.95%) Windows Server 2008
7 27 (7.40%) Debian
8 17 (4.66%) Ubuntu
9 14 (3.84%) CentOS
10 11 (3.01%) AIX
11 9 (2.47%) Solaris
12 4 (1.10%) Windows Server 2003
12 4 (1.10%) Mac OS
12 4 (1.10%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.55%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.55%) Scientific Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 89 (24.38%) Agile Software Development
2 76 (20.82%) Migration
3 73 (20.00%) DevOps
4 47 (12.88%) E-Commerce
5 40 (10.96%) SOA
5 40 (10.96%) Continuous Integration
6 30 (8.22%) Enterprise Architecture
6 30 (8.22%) TOGAF
7 28 (7.67%) Technical Architecture
8 26 (7.12%) Configuration Management
9 25 (6.85%) Stakeholder Management
9 25 (6.85%) Business Intelligence
10 24 (6.58%) Project Management
10 24 (6.58%) Identity Management
11 22 (6.03%) User Acceptance Testing
12 21 (5.75%) Scrum
12 21 (5.75%) ITIL
13 19 (5.21%) Mobile Device Management
13 19 (5.21%) Business Development
14 18 (4.93%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 58 (15.89%) Java
2 52 (14.25%) Ruby
3 45 (12.33%) PowerShell
4 41 (11.23%) C#
5 40 (10.96%) Perl
6 39 (10.68%) SQL
7 38 (10.41%) Python
8 28 (7.67%) Bash Shell
9 24 (6.58%) Shell Script
10 14 (3.84%) JavaScript
11 13 (3.56%) PHP
12 9 (2.47%) C
13 6 (1.64%) T-SQL
14 4 (1.10%) Groovy
15 3 (0.82%) Korn
15 3 (0.82%) C++
16 1 (0.27%) Scala
16 1 (0.27%) Apex Code
16 1 (0.27%) XQuery
Qualifications
1 21 (5.75%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (5.48%) Degree
2 20 (5.48%) AWS Certification
3 18 (4.93%) MCSE
4 12 (3.29%) Cisco Certification
5 10 (2.74%) MCTS
6 8 (2.19%) CCNP
6 8 (2.19%) RHCE
6 8 (2.19%) PMI Certification
7 7 (1.92%) MCITP
7 7 (1.92%) PMP
7 7 (1.92%) ITIL Certification
8 5 (1.37%) CISSP
8 5 (1.37%) MCP
9 4 (1.10%) CCNA
9 4 (1.10%) Security Cleared
10 3 (0.82%) CISM
10 3 (0.82%) MCSA
11 2 (0.55%) Sun Certification
11 2 (0.55%) CRISC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 24 (6.58%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 21 (5.75%) PCI DSS
3 20 (5.48%) QA
4 7 (1.92%) SLA
4 7 (1.92%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 111 (30.41%) VMware Infrastructure
2 77 (21.10%) Active Directory
3 29 (7.95%) vSphere
3 29 (7.95%) VMware ESXi
4 26 (7.12%) Hyper-V
5 23 (6.30%) XenApp
5 23 (6.30%) Varnish
5 23 (6.30%) KVM
6 15 (4.11%) Samba
6 15 (4.11%) NFS
7 13 (3.56%) Xen
7 13 (3.56%) Terminal Server
8 10 (2.74%) Apache Flume
9 8 (2.19%) NDS
10 7 (1.92%) VMware ESX
11 5 (1.37%) UAG
11 5 (1.37%) Forefront TMG
11 5 (1.37%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 5 (1.37%) ISA Server
12 4 (1.10%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 106 (29.04%) Puppet
2 79 (21.64%) Opscode Chef
3 45 (12.33%) ZABBIX
3 45 (12.33%) logstash
4 36 (9.86%) Graphite
5 35 (9.59%) Kibana
6 32 (8.77%) Vagrant
7 18 (4.93%) Red Hat Satellite
7 18 (4.93%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 16 (4.38%) SCCM
9 15 (4.11%) StatsD
9 15 (4.11%) HAProxy
10 11 (3.01%) Nagios
11 10 (2.74%) Graylog2
12 9 (2.47%) SCOM
13 7 (1.92%) Ansible
13 7 (1.92%) CFEngine
13 7 (1.92%) Tivoli
14 3 (0.82%) ITRS Geneos
15 2 (0.55%) Capistrano
Vendors
1 139 (38.08%) VMware
2 114 (31.23%) Microsoft
3 81 (22.19%) Cisco
4 75 (20.55%) Oracle
5 45 (12.33%) Red Hat
6 44 (12.05%) HP
7 40 (10.96%) Citrix
8 35 (9.59%) New Relic
9 33 (9.04%) SAP
9 33 (9.04%) Google
10 31 (8.49%) IBM
11 30 (8.22%) Dell
12 29 (7.95%) Juniper
13 21 (5.75%) Splunk
14 19 (5.21%) Rackspace
14 19 (5.21%) Lotus
15 17 (4.66%) NetApp
16 15 (4.11%) Apple
17 14 (3.84%) Veeam
18 10 (2.74%) Sony
London
Spring Technology
Salary: £55000.00 - £60000.00 per annum
Posted: 13 hours ago
City, London
CPS Group UK
Salary: £70000 - £95000 per annum + bonus,pension,25 days a/l, healthcare
Posted: Yesterday
London
Pioneer Search
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum
Posted: Yesterday
London
Lawrence Harvey
Salary: £45000.00 - £65000.00 per annum + Bonus + health + pension
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Connectus
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
City of London
People Source
Salary: £65000 - £75000 per annum + 25% Bonus & excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £55000 - £60000 per annum + Car Allowance, Bonus, Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £80000 per annum + 25 Days Holiday / Bonus / Home Working
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Salary: £90000 - £100000 per annum + Flex benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
Central London / West End
Evolution Recruitment Solutions
Salary: 45,000 - 55,000 + benefits
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Networx Recruitment
Salary: £Very Competitive Salary + Bonus structure
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £70000 - £75000 per annum + Benefits / Home Working / Bonus
Posted: 9 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Salary: £80000 - £85000 per annum
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £50000 - £65000 per annum + Car Allowance + Funded Certs
Posted: 10 days ago
London
Venturi
Salary: £50000 - £70000 per annum + Bonus
Posted: 17 days ago
London
Recruitment Genius
Salary: £25000 - £32000 per annum
Posted: 21 days ago
City of London
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Salary: £80000 per annum + pension, 25 days holiday, healthcare
Posted: 22 days ago